Private Investigators in Preston

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Bond Rees is the most experienced Private Investigators in Preston. We are a UK-wide professional private investigation agency that can help achieve rapid answers and irrefutable evidence in the minimum of timescales. With a 98.7% success rate, our private detective agency is made up of ex-military, ex-police force, and cyber security experts who can deliver results on both a personal and corporate level.

Bond Rees have extensive experience in the fields of private and corporate investigation and provide the most efficient, thorough, and effective investigation resulting in the most robust evidence.

Hire Bond Rees private investigators in Preston

Bond Rees are UK wide but have local branches distributed throughout the country including Preston.

Bond Rees are committed to providing the best in private and corporate investigation services and can provide the solution to whatever situation or dilemma you are facing right now.

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Private Investigator Services in Preston

Bond Rees have the capacity and experience to provide the best and widest range of professional private investigation services.

Examples of the types of tasks we undertake for our clients every day are provided below:

  • Person tracing (We trace lost relatives, ex-partners and old flames from school, find probate beneficiaries, find people in the UK, fine people abroad, find cowboy builders who owe money from an unfinished project, etc.)
  • Debtor Tracing (Someone who owes you money like a tenant who didn’t pay rent)
  • GPS Vehicle Tracking
  • Covert & undercover surveillance
  • Infidelity Investigation (We offer surveillance to catch cheating husband, wife or partner, benefits cheats, theft by employees, etc.)
  • Corporate Investigations (Due diligence, corporate espionage, spying, intelligence gathering, corruption, and competitor investigations.)
  • Financial Investigations
  • International Investigations
  • International People Tracing (USA, Canada, Australia, Africa, Asia, etc)
  • Fraud Investigation
  • Employee investigations (such as employee theft, employee fraud, employee misconduct, and data Protection Act breach investigations)
  • Business partner investigations (for theft and corruption)
  • Bug sweeping of homes, hotel rooms and commercial offices
  • Surveillance Equipment / Covert CCTV installationBrand Protection Investigation
  • Vehicle tracking / Find a stolen car
  • Cyber Crime (Scammers. Phishing, Electronic money theft, Cryptocurrency theft, Phone & Computer Hacking, Identity Theft, Stolen Money, Computer Forensics, Security Penetration Checks (Pen Testing), etc)
  • Process serving (e.g serving of legal documents, such as divorce papers, writs, summons, section 8 and section 21 notices, etc)
  • Telephone number tracing
  • Lie Detector Testing (also called Polygraph Examination)
  • Background Checking
  • Tracing Land Owners
  • Identity theft investigations
  • Catfishing investigations
  • Family law investigations
  • False allegations and character assassination
  • Investigate troublesome neighbours (for damage, drug dealing, domestic violence, etc)
  • Evidence gathering for accidents and assaults to prove negligence or otherwise
  • Locate struck off doctors
  • Coercive behaviour and gaslighting investigations
  • Stalking, Exploitation & Harassment investigations
  • Illegitimate child search / paternity investigations
  • Searches for parents not paying child support
  • Find children who have been taken away by parent
  • Finding birth father or biological mother
  • Evidence for prima facie defamation (e.g Finding someone who posted photos, comments, or damaging information on chat forums, social media and website comments.)
  • Tech fraud (Bank hacking, crypto theft / hack forensics and tracing, phishing email fraud, etc.)
  • Close protection services
  • Mystery shopper investigations
  • Fly Tipping Investigation
  • Brand Protection Investigation
  • Address tracking
  • Service of court order
  • Attend and make court hearing notes at criminal trials
  • Suspicious neighbour investigations
  • Grooming investigations

Why choose Bond Rees Private Investigators in Preston?

Bond Rees are the most established and experience UK professionals in the fields of private and corporate investigation.

We have the manpower, resources, coverage and knowledge to provide you with the most effective, accurate and reliable investigation available. Bond Rees only employ fully trained private detectives with a background in military, government, or police service and who have the skill sets, experience, and qualities to be the best in the industry.

Bond Rees Preston private investigations agency has been featured in press all over the World

We are the most established and experienced private investigation agency in the UK. Our Preston-based detectives are among some of the best in the industry. Due to our depth of expertise, we are regularly contacted for an expert opinion by media titles, and have been featured in the press worldwide, including The New York Post, Huffington Post, The Sun, Yahoo Life, The Mirror, Lad Bible, Bristol Post, and Wales Online.

Bond Rees adhere to all legislation regarding private and corporate investigation and always conduct investigation in a legitimate and ethical approach.

Bond Rees will ensure absolute discretion and confidentiality for any individual or business throughout the investigation process and beyond.

Bond Rees will provide every client with a personal point of contact who will guide them through the whole investigation process and keep them updated every step of the way.

A Bond Rees advisor will make you fully aware of what you can expect your investigation to achieve and exactly how much it will cost so there will be no nasty surprises or disappointments as a result of our work for you.

Bond Rees will provide a full professional report and documented evidence at the end of every investigation we conduct.

Areas of Preston our private detectives serve

Locations we cover in Preston

Bond Rees cover the whole of the UK but have local branches sited throughout the country including in Preston.

Our Preston office is located centrally to the city close to the Fishergate shopping centre.

From our convenient Preston location Bond Rees are able to provide private investigation services across the city. Bond Rees is a UK-wide investigations agency with local detectives based in the North West area, including Blackpool, Birkenhead, Wigan, Stockport, Chester and Burnley.

How to access private investigation services in Preston

Below are a variety of methods you can use to get in touch with Bond Rees. 

One of our advisors will call you straight back to discuss your enquiry:


Text: 07792 762 511


You can call any of the below numbers depending on the service you require:

Private Detective Services: 0800 002 9468

Lie Detector Services: 0800 051 5329

People Tracing Services: 0800 270 7260

Process Serving & other services: 0800 773 4931

Or use the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Bond Rees are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and look forward to letting you know how we can help you today.

How much does a private investigator cost?

Private Investigator Costs Preston

A general guide to costs associated with the services Bond Rees provide is given below.

The exact price you will pay will be determined by your specific requirements and package and our advisor will make you fully aware of the details of this before you commit to any work being undertaken.

People tracing services from £99 to £389.

Surveillance ranging from £389 to £780.

GPS Tracking Devices from £99 to £988.

Lie Detector Testing from £450 per test.

Corporate Investigations starting from £740.

Bug Sweeping Services starting from £998.

Why hire a private detective in Preston?

People and businesses obtain the solution to all kinds of situations and circumstances every day through professional private or corporate investigation.

You may need to find out the truth about relationship or issue in your person life, or you may have concerns about employees or associates in your professional world.

A professional private investigator can get you clarity about whether a partner is cheating on you, find out the truth behind a person who has entered your life or the life of someone you care about, or track down a missing person you are worried about or who owes you money!

Professional private investigation can provide the facts on someone’s assets or employment for reasons such as difficult divorce proceedings or can detect concerning behaviours or networks a person is engaging in and with.

Corporate investigation can uncover any areas of fraud within your business and prove the perpetrators of this.

Employee investigation will identify any fraudulent claiming of expenses, sick pay or injury compensation and provide you with the evidence to challenge this and protect your business from further harm.

Whatever situation you or your business is experiencing and whatever answers you need to find out, professional private investigation can provide the solution you need and the evidence to address any issue effectively.

Benefits of hiring a private investigator in Preston

What benefits can my business see from hiring you?

Bond Rees are the experts when it comes to corporate investigation and have a long and successful track record of providing this to all kinds and sizes of businesses throughout the UK.

Bond Rees will always act in a legally compliant and ethical manner meaning no risk to your business or legal challenge or action following work undertaken by us.

Bond Rees understand the absolute need for discretion and confidentiality around corporate investigation and guarantee the most robust data protection and privacy for you and your business.

We will provide you with a point of contact who will keep you fully informed and updated throughout the entire investigation process.

The private detective allocated to your investigation will provide you with a full report and documented evidence following completion of your investigation so you have everything you need to take decisive action.

Our private investigators regularly support law firms in Preston with searches and investigations work

Do you help law firms in Preston?

Yes. Absolutely.

Bond Rees work with legal firms throughout the UK on a regular basis to help with services such as process serving and person tracing.

We would be happy to provide our professional and reliable services to any Preston legal firm and look forward to hearing from you through any of the methods given above.

Are private investigators legal?


Despite what the media and movies suggest, professional private investigation is not a secretive and dark world but a full legal and respected occupation in the UK and many other countries!

Various legislation such as GDPR, Data Protection Act 2018, Human Rights Act 1998, and Protection from Harassment Act 1997 amongst others provides legal framework around what you can and can’t do when investigation is conducted.

Bond Rees are fully compliant with all relevant legislation and guidance.

What can a private investigator legally do?

Private investigators have a huge choice of activities and tasks that they can legitimately undertake to support investigation and gather information and evidence about a subject.

It is legal to carry out online searches of data and records using specialist software and technology to find out information such as personal details or financial, criminal or employment history for an individual.

It is completely legal to undertake covert surveillance of an individual and use surveillance equipment or take photographic evidence of them.

It is legal to search through someone’s social media accounts to determine facts about their lifestyle, routines and social networks.

It is legal in some circumstances to employ GPS vehicle tracking to determine where a car or other vehicle is driven to.

It is legal for a private investigator to undertake enquiries in a discreet or covert manner with persons known to the subject in personal or professional way to find out more about other areas of their life.

These are just a few examples of activities and techniques a private investigator can legally use to undertake comprehensive and effective investigation.

Common questions our detectives in Preston get asked

Private Investigator FAQs

What are your opening hours?

Bond Rees are open and ready to talk to you all day and every day.  

Just get in touch via any of the above methods and we will get straight back to you!

When can my investigation start?

Straight away! We have professional private detectives ready to start work on your investigation as soon as you need them to.

What areas do you cover?

Bond Rees cover the whole of the UK and have local branches sited throughout including in Preston.

How long does investigation take?

This is dependent on the circumstances and complexities pertinent to each individual investigation.

A Bond Rees advisor will ensure that you have full understanding of timescale expectations prior to any investigation commencing and will keep you updated throughout.

Do you work with private clients or businesses?


Bond Rees have extensive experience in private and corporate investigation and welcome enquiry from anyone who thinks we might be able to help them in their personal or professional world.

How can I hire Bond Rees?

Its really easy to get the ball rolling!

Just use any of the above methods to make contact with us and a Bond Rees advisor will call you straight back to discuss your situation and worries and how we can help you.

Bond Rees are open 24/7 and look forward to your enquiry.

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